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Queensland brings GPS ambulance tracking to the public

The Queensland Ambulance Service is using GPS tracking to allow members of the public to view the whereabouts of the state's ambulance fleet.

By 26 August 2014

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Queensland police mapping crime scenes with 3D scanner

The Queensland police will be using the CSIRO's Zebedee scanner to map crime scenes in 3D.

By 18 February 2014

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720,000 warrantless metadata requests leads to calls for greater oversight

Legal experts are calling for greater oversight of mandatory data retention after documents revealed that police made more than 720,000 warrantless requests for metadata access over the past 5 years.

By 28 January 2015

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Drone operator fined after posting flight videos on YouTube

An Australian man has been fined for breaking aviation safety regulations while flying his drone, but while he wasn't caught in the act, the man was busted after posting videos of the flights to YouTube.

By 23 January 2015

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Uber X, Windows 10 and metadata warrants in Girt by CNET podcast 13

Ride-share drivers get a lift to court, the Attorney-General thinks warrants are onerous, Vodafone offers an alternative to fixed line broadband and Windows 10 manages to actually look good.

By 23 January 2015

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​UberX drivers taken to court for "illegal" ride-sharing

The NSW Department of Transport is coming down hard on UberX, issuing a number of court attendance notices to drivers and upping the rhetoric by saying they're offering an "illegal" service.

By 19 January 2015

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Aussie Travel Cover hack exposes details of 770,000 customers

A major data breach has hit one of Australia's leading travel insurers, exposing details of three quarters of a million policy holders. But while the hack occurred last year, customers have remained in the dark.

By 20 January 2015

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Uber dodges 'covert' transport regulators by blocking mobile phones

State transport regulators in Australia have gone undercover in an attempt to fine UberX drivers for ridesharing, but Uber has thwarted these attempts by blocking their mobile phones from accessing the service.

By 15 January 2015

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The Arcade: a capitalist commune of indie game development

Playing host to 19 different companies, the Arcade in Melbourne, Australia is dedicated to changing the face of indie game development. Just don't call it an incubator.

By 22 December 2014

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Underground medieval palace revealed by surface survey

The layout of a medieval city underground at the site of Old Sarum has been revealed through the use of non-invasive digital mapping technologies.

By 8 December 2014